The Glasgow Art Club was established in 1867 and its unique archives chronicle the development of this historic Club.

The main holdings of the archives include: -

  • Minutes
  • Membership Registers
  • Photograph Albums of Members, circa 1890’s
  • Visitor Books
  • Circular Books

All materials and images in the archives are Copyright: Archives © Glasgow Art Club

The Glasgow Art Club Archives aim to respond to all enquiries within 20 working days.

The Archives are open to Members of the Glasgow Art Club, researchers and external visitors.

If you would like to visit and view our holdings, please make an appointment in advance by emailing providing the nature of your request.

Please note access to some material may be restricted for reasons of data protection or because of conservation considerations.

Please complete the form provided and we will contact you as soon as we can.


Please be aware that the GAC Archives will be closed for the month of June 2019. Enquiries made during this period will be processed from 02 July onwards. 

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